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Topic: Steve Jobs

Opera says iPad takes 91% of tablet ads, iPhone ad share leads all Android phones

07/23/2013, 03:07 pm

Opera Mediaworks has released its latest "State of the Mobile Web" report, noting that Apple's iOS platform continues to generate the most revenue, with iPhone maintaining a slight lead over all Android phones combined and the iPad capturing over 92 percent of tablet ad revenue.

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Costume designer used around 60 pairs of Levi's 501 jeans for 'Jobs' movie

07/10/2013, 10:07 am

To make Ashton Kutcher's portrayal of Steve Jobs as accurate as possible, the costume designer behind the upcoming "Jobs" movie obtained the exact style of New Balance sneakers and Levi's 501 jeans the Apple co-founder famously wore.

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Inventor of the computer mouse dies at 88

07/04/2013, 09:07 am

Though the mouse didn't become the standard way to control a desktop computer until Apple released the Macintosh in 1984, it was first invented 20 years earlier by a visionary World War II veteran named Douglas C. Engelbart, who passed away this week at the age of 88.

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'Jobs' movie poster shows Kutcher as technicolor vision of Apple founder

07/03/2013, 12:07 pm

Two weeks after the theatrical trailer debuted for the Steve Jobs biopic starring Ashton Kutcher, the promotional poster for the movie has also been released, showing the former 70's show star rendered as a colorful version of the Apple co-founder.

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Dutch 'Steve Jobs schools' to use Apple's iPad for entire education experience

07/02/2013, 09:07 am

This August, 11 so-called "Steve Jobs schools" will open in the Netherlands, serving 1,000 students primarily through educational apps on Apple's iPad, replacing everything from books to blackboards.

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Theatrical trailer for 'Jobs' movie starring Ashton Kutcher debuts

06/21/2013, 02:06 pm

The theatrical trailer for the Steve Jobs biopic, "Jobs," has been released, giving viewers a closer look at Ashton Kutcher in the title role, as well as a better sense of the span of the film.

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Steve Jobs discusses his legacy in rare 1994 video interview

06/18/2013, 08:06 pm

A reportedly never-before-seen video from 1994 surfaced on the Web on Tuesday, showing late Apple cofounder Steve Jobs discussing his legacy and what it means to contribute to the industry he helped shape.

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Paperback edition of Walter Isaacon's 'Steve Jobs' coming Sept. 10 with new cover

06/17/2013, 01:06 pm

Walter Isaacson's best-selling biography of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs will be available in paperback with a new front cover starting Sept. 10.

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'Jobs' starring Ashton Kutcher to hit US theaters nationwide Aug. 16

06/12/2013, 09:06 am

"Jobs," the biopic about Apple co-founder Steve Jobs starring Ashton Kutcher, is now set to hit theaters across America on Aug. 16, Open Road Films announced on Wednesday.

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Ad guru Lee Clow talks Steve Jobs and Apple at PTTOW media summit

06/08/2013, 05:06 am

Lee Clow, Chairman and Global Director of Apple's go-to ad agency TBWA/Media Arts, recently discussed the 30 years he spent working with Steve Jobs, as well as the history behind now iconic commercials like those from the "Think Different" campaign.

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Once scorned in China, Apple now praised for environmental policies

06/07/2013, 08:06 am

Apple's aggressive enforcement of environmental policies in China has turned activists who were once some of its harshest critics into ardent defenders.

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Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer personally visits Hollywood to sell studios on Xbox One

06/04/2013, 03:06 pm

In an effort to sell television studios on his company's forthcoming Xbox One game console and media center, Microsoft Chief Executive Steve Ballmer personally paid a visit to Hollywood last week.

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Steve Jobs's family has been giving money away anonymously for more than 2 decades

05/24/2013, 08:05 am

While late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs never brought public attention to his philanthropic efforts, he and his family have been giving money away anonymously for more than 20 years.

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An emotional Bill Gates pays homage to Steve Jobs while recounting final meeting

05/13/2013, 08:05 am

As part of an interview with Charlie Rose that aired on CBS's "60 Minutes" on Sunday, a visibly shaken and humble Bill Gates detailed his final visit with Steve Jobs, in which the two discussed everything from family life to empowering the future of eduction through technology.

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The bizarre campaign against Apple's Tim Cook

04/22/2013, 05:04 pm

A snowballing new "whisper campaign" is targeting Apple's chief executive Tim Cook as being poor choice to run the company and a likely candidate for replacement in the months following its most successful quarter ever.

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Funny or Die's 'iSteve' hits the web one day early with 78-minute run time

04/16/2013, 11:04 pm

The Steve Jobs parody biopic "iSteve" has been released one day ahead of schedule, and coming in at 1 hour and 18 minutes, is as long as many feature-length films.

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Parody biopic "iSteve" release delayed due to Boston bombing

04/16/2013, 03:04 am

Comedy website Funny or Die pushed back the debut of its parody Steve Jobs biopic "iSteve" in observance of the Boston Marathon bombing on Monday, saying the short film will see release on April 17.

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Steve Jobs' widow to promote immigration reform in rare interview with NBC's Rock Center

04/11/2013, 06:04 pm

The late Steve Jobs' widow, Laurene Powell Jobs, will speak out on behalf of young undocumented immigrants during in an interview with Rock Center's Brian Williams.

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Pixar campus has tree dedicated to Apple co-founder Steve Jobs

04/11/2013, 04:04 pm

A tree at the corporate headquarters of Disney's Pixar has been dedicated to Steve Jobs, co-founder of the animation studio as well as Apple.

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Verizon CEO claims to have sold Steve Jobs on an LTE iPhone

04/10/2013, 08:04 pm

Speaking at the NAB conference on Wednesday, Verizon CEO Lowell McAdam claims he was the one who suggested adding 4G LTE capabilities to the iPhone some time after the iPhone 4 was released.

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